Guest Column

May 9, 2021

Editor's Note: This story was written in 2017 and offers a little personal insight on the unspoken trials some face as moms.  It is shared with permission of Writefully Inspired and is intended to bring a smile to the faces of others who can relate. This is a story about a mother.   And, it ...

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In March, my home state of New Jersey signed into law the Murphy, Reynolds-Jackson & Verrelli Bill requiring schools to include diversity and inclusion (DNI) instruction into their curriculums. When I read that news I was first ecstatic.  I love social justice!  I live and breathe diversity and ...

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April is National Autism Awareness Month which means it is the right time to talk about Autism, the Autism Spectrum, and what it actually means. As of 2016, 1 out of every 54 children in the United States has been diagnosed as having an autistic spectrum disorder (ASD).   This matters to me ...

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Breathe in. Breathe out. Breathe in. Breathe out.  Taking three deep breaths has been part of my daily routine since the pandemic began in 2020.  This is also an exercise my entire household and my students in my virtual classroom practice daily.  Don’t get me wrong, parenting is a joy!  I have two ...

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Breathe in. Breathe out. Breathe in. Breathe out.  Taking three deep breaths has been part of my daily routine since the pandemic began in 2020.  This is also an exercise my entire household and my students in my virtual classroom practice daily.  Don’t get me wrong, parenting is a joy!  I have two ...

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